AOP patient leaflet pack

Download our patient leaflets and posters to learn more about eye health and eye conditions

AOP patient resource pack

Patient leaflets pack

Download our AOP patient leaflet and posters pack (zip file, 16.4 mb) which contains all of our patient leaflets.

You can also download individual patient leaflets below (PDF format) or view the same information as web pages.

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plus AOP posters

Eye conditions

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

Page: Age-related macular degeneration advice

Download: Age-related macular degeneration leaflet (PDF)

Allergic conjunctivitis

Page: Allergic conjunctivitis advice

Download: Allergic conjunctivitis leaflet (PDF)

Bacterial and viral conjunctivitis 

Page: Bacterial and viral conjunctivitis advice

Download: Bacterial and viral conjunctivitis leaflet (PDF)


Page: Blepharitis advice

Download: Blepharitis leaflet (PDF)


Page: Cataracts advice

Download: Cataracts leaflet (PDF)

Dry eye

Page: Dry eye advice

Download: Dry eye leaflet (PDF)

Flashes and floaters

Page: Flashes and floaters advice

Download: Flashes and floaters leaflet (PDF)


Page: Glaucoma advice

Download: Glaucoma leaflet (PDF)

Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD)

Page: Meibomian gland dysfunction advice

Download: Meibomian gland dysfunction leaflet (PDF)

Scratched cornea

Page: Scratched cornea

Download: Scratched cornea (PDF) 

Children's eye health advice

Why vision matters

Page: Why children's vision matters

Download: Why vision matters leaflet (PDF)

Screen time - facts for parents

Page: Screen time - facts for parents

Download: Screen time - facts for parents leaflet (PDF)

Contact lens advice

Advice for rigid lens wearers

Page: Advice for rigid lens wearers

Download: Advice for rigid and hard lens wearers leaflet (PDF)

Advice for soft lens wearers

Page: Advice for soft lens wearers

Download: Advice for soft lens wearers leaflet (PDF)

Taking care of your eyes

Amsler chart 

Page: Amsler chart 

Download: Amsler chart (PDF) 

Domiciliary eye care

Page: Domiciliary eye care

Download: The domiciliary eye care leaflet (PDF)

Smoking and eye health

Page: Smoking and eye health

Download: Smoking and eye health (PDF)

The sight test explained

Page: The sight test explained

Download: The sight test explained leaflet (PDF)

Tinted and coloured filters for visual discomfort

Page: Tinted and coloured filters for visual discomfort 

Download: Tinted and coloured filters for visual discomfort (PDF)

Top tips for healthy eyes

Page: Top tips for healthy eyes

Download: Top tips for healthy eyes leaflet (PDF)

UV and eye health

Page: UV and eye health

Download: UV and eye health (PDF)

Who's who in your optical practice (updated April 2018)

Page: Who's who in your optical practice

Download: Who’s who in your optical practice (PDF)

Your prescription explained

Page: Your prescription explained

Download: Your prescription explained (PDF)

NHS sight test eligibility

NHS funding in England

Page: NHS funding in England

Download: NHS funding in England (PDF)

NHS funding in Northern Ireland

Page: NHS funding in Northern Ireland

Download: NHS funding in Northern Ireland (PDF)

NHS funding in Scotland

Page: NHS funding in Scotland

Download: NHS funding in Scotland (PDF)

NHS funding in Wales

Page: NHS funding in Wales

Download: NHS funding in Wales (PDF)

Vision standards

Driving and vision standards 

Page: Driving and vision standards

Download: Driving and vision standards leaflet (PDF)

AOP Posters

Download: AOP UV and eye health campaign poster (PDF) 

Download: AOP 2020 eye health campaign poster (PDF)

Download: AOP children’s eye health poster (PDF)

Download: AOP Valentine’s Day poster (PDF) 


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